Deliver credible, consistent insights to all users through familiar Office based tools.
SQL Server 2012 Reporting Services is a comprehensive, highly scalable solution that empowers real-time decision making. SQL Server 2012 enables the creation of operational reports for pixel-perfect printing and browser-based viewing as well as ad-hoc data exploration and visualization. Read the Microsoft BI Interoperability with SAP White Paper.
"We want to provide information in a meaningful manner so that end users can ask their own questions. Power View in SQL Server 2012 is a very elegant way to visually display and interrogate data."
Paul BrenchleyStrategic Account Manager, Anglia Support Partnership
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SQL Server 2012 Analysis Services empowers you to build comprehensive, enterprise-scale analytic solutions for predictive analysis and interactive exploration of aggregated data.
"By using SQL Server 2012 Analysis Services to create cubes, every day our MOLAP model can load 350 million rows of new Hive data, analyze 35 billion rows of information, and achieve an average query response time of less than 10 seconds."
Dave MarianiVP of Engineering, Klout
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SQL Server 2012 Predictive Analytics combined with the simplicity and familiarity of Excel provide a highly advanced data mining solution.
"Identifying trends and asking 'what if' types of questions are the sort of things people will want to do going forward. Power View in SQL Server 2012 is quite a good exploratory tool for such purposes because it’s fast and very intuitive to use."
Jeremy LaneData Warehouse Manager, Anglia Support Partnership
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A powerful solution that provides users of all levels with new insights through familiar Microsoft Office tools. Organizations can create compelling reports and analytical applications, easily share insights, and collaborate with colleagues.
"Using the SQL Server Power View tool and the BI Semantic Model in SQL Server 2012, our employees will be able to easily create multidimensional reports, providing better insight into business and customer data."
Andrea FranchiBI Technical Lead, ABB S.p.A.
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SQL Server 2012 Big Data Solution allows you to unlock actionable insights from all your structured and unstructured data. Analyze Hadoop data with familiar tools, and at the same time enrich your information by connecting to the world’s data and services.
"SQL Server 2012 and Microsoft BI tools work well with big data. We can use SQL Server Analysis Services and Microsoft BI tools to perform ad-hoc queries of big data on Hadoop at sub-second response times."
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"Our analysts can use SQL Server Power Pivot for Microsoft Excel to get several sources of data and combine it very quickly, which saves them up to two days per week."
Jonathan BellishaChief Technology Officer, Union Bank of Israel
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